Ala. church reaches out to Joplin, Mo.
HUEYTOWN, Ala. (BP)–The day after an EF-5 tornado ripped through Joplin on May 22, a student minister and associate pastor in Alabama made a phone call to First Baptist Church in the Missouri town. The person who answered the phone was a little surprised. “Hueytown, Ala.? Aren’t you? Didn’t you?” “Yes, we are,” said Jason […]
DR chaplains’ priority: listen & share Gospel
MOULTON, Ala. (BP)--Since 4 p.m. April 27, just after a killer tornado hit, chaplain Mark Wakefield has been onsite at the Lawrence County Medical Center in Moulton, Ala., and out in the community, counseling people with both physical injuries and emotional pain.
Now, ‘We’re just a church without walls’
PRATT CITY, Ala. (BP)--The super cell storm that ripped through Tuscaloosa and other Alabama communities battered Bethel Baptist Church ...